COCHRAN & Co. Miniature Steam Boiler
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A very rare find, this is a miniature dome topped rivetted steel steam boiler by Cochran & Co. of Annan, Scotland.
Boiler is coal firing, with fire-tubes and all the typical Cochran features of full size boilers including external firebox and mud hole doors. A very special and attractive museum quality miniature boiler apparently very little, if ever, used.
5″ Gauge STIRLING SINGLE 4-2-2 Steam Locomotive
A scale miniature of the most elegant and attractive of Victorian locomotives – the famous ‘8 Footer’ designed by Patrick Stirling in 1870 for the G.N.R.
Overall length 58 inches.
This particularly well made example is for sale in good condition with an attractive patina.
COCHRAN & Co. Miniature Cutaway Steam Boiler
A genuine salesmans model, this is a half-cutaway miniature dome topped rivetted steel steam boiler by Cochran & Co. of Annan, Scotland.
1 1/2″ scale miniature of a 7Ft diameter boiler.
Cutaway boiler demonstrates the workings of the Cochran cross-tube vertical boiler, including coal firing firebox, fire-tubes and smokebox, and all the typical Cochran features of full size boilers including external firebox and mud hole doors.
Mounted on a wooden display base with Cochran makers plate.
4 Inch Scale FOSTER Traction Engine
This unfinished miniature is an example of the popular 4″ scale single cylinder engine by Live Steam Miniatures, and based on the 6 NHP agricultural traction engine by William Foster & Co, Lincoln.
Various parts to form an uncompleted engine. Main components present, as per photo. (Including boiler, tender, wheels, smokebox, etc.)
Model Single Cylinder Horizontal Workshop Engine
An antique miniature workshop steam engine of c1920’s vintage. With many polished brass components, lagged cylinder and elaborate Watt type governor, and on a very nice box cabinet base in polished wood.
Approx. 1″ x 3″ Cylinder.
An unusually pretty model engine for display.
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4 Inch Scale CARADOC Steam Tractor
A very rare miniature, this 3 speed engine is based on the modern “Caradoc” steam tractors designed for use in Africa, to run on locally available solid fuels (wood, etc.)
Under the bonnet of the Massey ferguson style tractor body lies a twin cylinder steam engine, this supplied by a vertical boiler housed within the cab. Built by the well know model engineer Eddie Lancaster to drawings by John Haining.
Length approx. 5 Ft
For sale with new boiler certificates, in very good condition and complete with driving seat, passenger trolley, etc.